A series of free articles, interviews and content for Gas Asia Summit & Exhibition
Despite challenging period for gas & LNG sector, Singaporean businesses across supply chain are being urged to continue to innovate and prime long term business prospects1.
At Monday's (31 October 2016) inaugural Gas Roundtable held by IE Singapore, the the need for businesses across the supply chain to look at longer term prospects was heavily emphasised upon.
Minister of State for Trade and Industry and National Development Koh Poh Koon and IE Singapore Chairman Seah Moon Ming both identified innovation, diversification and adapting technology as strategic moves.
To help local businesses develop and fund overseas expansion, IE Singapore has also said it is ready to offer assistance. This includes looking for financing options such as private equity, as well as multilateral development institutions like the International Finance Corporation2.
1Goh, G.,"Natural gas sector 'offers good prospects'", The Straits Times, 4 October. Available from: www.straitstimes.com. [4 October 2016]
2 Hui, C., "Opportunities for growth in LNG market, despite challenges: Koh Poh Koon", Channel News Asia, 4 October. Available from: www.channelnewsasia.com. [4 October 2016]
At the upcoming Singapore International Energy Week (SIEW), the Gas Asia Summit & Exhibition (GAS) will provide key networking, bilateral business and educational opportunities across the region's gas & LNG supply chain. GAS 2016 is supported by both the Energy Market Authority (Singapore) and IE Singapore.
With over 2,000 industry professionals set to attend the GAS 2016 event, Singapore companies can take full advantage to meet with regional and international stakeholders at their doorstep. Only a handful of business development and corporate advertising opportunities still remain.
Those looking for the latest industry updates should look to attend the GAS 2016 Conference and Workshop which will be offering only regionally focused, CPD certified gas & LNG content at the SIEW. It features 20 strategic, technical and country focused topics offered by over 60 industry practitioners and experts.